The table below looks at the statistics for Spring skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Spring over the 3 months to 1 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Pivotal Software Spring Framework
Rank 30 28 37
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +9
Contract jobs citing Spring 16 13 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 4.26% 3.77% 1.86%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 20.00% 17.33% 8.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 11 7
Median daily rate £325 £325 £280
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +16.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £290 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £426 £575 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £395 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.59% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.50 £55.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-19.09% +52.77%
Spring
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Northamptonshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Northamptonshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
80 75 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 21.28% 21.74% 20.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 57 41
Median daily rate £425 £338 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.92% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +14.28%

Spring
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Northamptonshire region citing Spring as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Spring Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

Spring
Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Spring across the Northamptonshire region.

Spring Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

Spring
Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Spring across the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 1 July 2016.

Spring Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

Spring
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Spring within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 1 July 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton +5 12 £325 +12.06%
Corby -2 1 £350 +12.00%
Wellingborough - 1 £325 -
Spring
East Midlands

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 1 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Spring also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Northamptonshire region with a requirement for Spring.

1 29 (96.67%) Java
2 24 (80.00%) Oracle
3 22 (73.33%) Hibernate
4 21 (70.00%) JUnit
5 19 (63.33%) Unit Testing
6 16 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
7 15 (50.00%) Web Services
8 14 (46.67%) SQL Server
9 13 (43.33%) JavaScript
9 13 (43.33%) JBoss
10 12 (40.00%) J2EE
10 12 (40.00%) Maven
10 12 (40.00%) Java EE
10 12 (40.00%) JPA
11 11 (36.67%) Jenkins
12 10 (33.33%) Selenium
12 10 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
12 10 (33.33%) JSON
12 10 (33.33%) WebLogic
13 9 (30.00%) Eclipse
13 9 (30.00%) Oracle Database
13 9 (30.00%) BDD
14 8 (26.67%) Cobertura
14 8 (26.67%) Relational Database
14 8 (26.67%) Continuous Delivery
14 8 (26.67%) JBehave
14 8 (26.67%) RDBMS
14 8 (26.67%) SOAP
14 8 (26.67%) BladeLogic
14 8 (26.67%) Sun

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 13 (43.33%) JBoss
2 10 (33.33%) WebLogic
3 1 (3.33%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (46.67%) SQL Server
2 9 (30.00%) Oracle Database
3 8 (26.67%) RDBMS
3 8 (26.67%) Relational Database
4 5 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (6.67%) MongoDB
5 2 (6.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 21 (70.00%) JUnit
2 12 (40.00%) Maven
3 11 (36.67%) Jenkins
4 10 (33.33%) Selenium
5 9 (30.00%) Eclipse
6 8 (26.67%) Cobertura
6 8 (26.67%) JBehave
7 5 (16.67%) Ant
8 4 (13.33%) Subversion
9 3 (10.00%) Checkstyle
9 3 (10.00%) Gradle
9 3 (10.00%) QUnit
10 2 (6.67%) Git (software)
10 2 (6.67%) JProfiler
11 1 (3.33%) Cucumber
11 1 (3.33%) Mockito
General
1 2 (6.67%) Banking
2 1 (3.33%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 28 (93.33%) Developer
2 27 (90.00%) Java Developer
3 7 (23.33%) J2EE Developer
4 6 (20.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 5 (16.67%) Architect
5 5 (16.67%) Java Architect
5 5 (16.67%) Senior Developer
5 5 (16.67%) Senior Java Developer
6 3 (10.00%) Senior Architect
6 3 (10.00%) Senior Java Architect
7 2 (6.67%) Java Technical Architect
7 2 (6.67%) Java Web Developer
7 2 (6.67%) Technical Architect
7 2 (6.67%) Web Architect
7 2 (6.67%) Web Developer
8 1 (3.33%) Agile Developer
8 1 (3.33%) Agile Java Developer
8 1 (3.33%) Full Stack Developer
8 1 (3.33%) Senior Agile Developer
8 1 (3.33%) Senior Agile Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (73.33%) Hibernate
2 15 (50.00%) Web Services
3 12 (40.00%) J2EE
3 12 (40.00%) Java EE
3 12 (40.00%) JPA
4 10 (33.33%) JSON
5 8 (26.67%) SOAP
6 7 (23.33%) jQuery
6 7 (23.33%) Struts
7 6 (20.00%) CSS
7 6 (20.00%) JDBC
7 6 (20.00%) JSP
8 5 (16.67%) HTML
8 5 (16.67%) RESTful
9 4 (13.33%) Ajax
9 4 (13.33%) Servlets
10 3 (10.00%) EJB
10 3 (10.00%) JSTL
10 3 (10.00%) REST
10 3 (10.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (63.33%) Unit Testing
2 16 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (30.00%) BDD
5 8 (26.67%) Continuous Delivery
6 6 (20.00%) MVC
6 6 (20.00%) Validation
7 5 (16.67%) SDLC
7 5 (16.67%) Waterfall
8 4 (13.33%) Data Modelling
8 4 (13.33%) Scrum
9 3 (10.00%) E-Commerce
9 3 (10.00%) OO
9 3 (10.00%) SOA
9 3 (10.00%) TDD
10 2 (6.67%) Open Source
10 2 (6.67%) RAD
10 2 (6.67%) Software Deployment
10 2 (6.67%) Software Engineering
10 2 (6.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 29 (96.67%) Java
2 13 (43.33%) JavaScript
3 7 (23.33%) SQL
4 5 (16.67%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (26.67%) Sun Certification
2 6 (20.00%) Degree
3 2 (6.67%) OCMJD
Systems Management
1 8 (26.67%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 24 (80.00%) Oracle
2 8 (26.67%) Sun
3 6 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (6.67%) Perforce